Hove residents hear case for 950 new homes, offices and even a school near station

Scores of Hove residents met to view the next stage of plans and find innovative solutions to some of the most intractable problems facing developers when regenerating Hove Station and the surrounding area. Hove Station Neighbourhood Forum held the meeting yesterday (Sunda...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016 at 5:04 pm

Collapsed balcony advertised on Airbnb as holiday flat feature

A flat where four guests were injured after a first-floor balcony collapsed has been pulled from Airbnb while investigations continue. The four victims of the accident were staying at the flat in Montpelier Road after booking via the accommodation sharing website, which allows...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016 at 2:56 pm

Blaze which killed Brighton nurse not suspicious

A fire which claimed the life of a 45-year-old man in Kemp Town in the early hours of Saturday morning is not being treated as suspicious, police say. Alan Phillips, who worked for the Claude Nicol Centre, in Eastern Road, was found in the basement flat on the corner of Upper St...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016 at 1:22 pm

Efit of whiskey burglary suspect with pointy cropped hair released

Police have released an e-fit image of a man wanted in connection with a burglary. Shortly after 10am on Tuesday 17 May, the suspect is reported to have called at an address in Bristol Gardens, Brighton. The occupant, a 97-year-old man, invited him in after he stated he knew the...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016 at 12:25 pm

Witness appeal after two men attacked outside Kemp Town Tesco Express

Police are hoping to trace the man seen here in a closed circuit television image following an assault on two men outside Tesco Express in St James’s Street, Brighton, at around 10pm on Monday 6 June. No one was seriously hurt but the man became involved in the incident and...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016 at 10:20 am